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    Beetlejuice (1988)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Beetlejuice (1988) 3.8.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 17:00 — Notes — Burton on Burton [2nd Edition] Edited by Mark Salisbury “Burton, Tim” by Ben Andac — Here’s the Senses of Cinema great director profile…

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    Men in Black (1997)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Men in Black (1997) 3.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 14:43 — Notes — Alienhood: Citizenship, Exile, and the Logic of Difference by Katarzyna Marciniak — This is a fantastic book about the…

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    Starship Troopers (1997)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Starship Troopers (1997) 2.22.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 17:40 — Notes — The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms & Literary Theory by J. A. Cuddon — This book’s a very helpful resource…

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    Un Chien Andalou (1929)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Un chien andalou (1929) 2.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary #1 begins at 29:00 Commentary #2 begins at 49:02 — Notes — Un chien andalou (1929) — Here’s the link to the version we watched online.…

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    Destroy All Monsters (1968)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Destroy All Monsters (1968) 2.7.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 9:48 — Notes — The Kaiju Film: A Critical Study of Cinema’s Biggest Monsters by Jason Barr — This is the book we…

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    Watership Down (1978)

     This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Watership Down (1978) 2.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 11:38 — Notes — “Watership Down director explains why the Netflix version is less bloody” by James Hibberd on Entertainment Weekly We watched the…

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    Mortal Kombat (1995)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Mortal Kombat (1995) 1.18.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 19:27 — Notes — We weren’t able to determine whether or not Bruce Lee and Chuck Norris ever actually fought one another, but…

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    Bird Box (2018)

    This is week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Bird Box (2018) 1.11.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 14:55 — Notes — The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms & Literary Theory by J. A. Cuddon — This book’s a very helpful resource…

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    Ministry of Fear (1944)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Ministry of Fear (1944) 12.20.18 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 24:00 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Ministry of Fear for this episode. “The sprawling, obsessive career of Fritz Lang”…